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856 Area Code

State: New Jersey
Major City: Newark
Timezone: America/New_York
Current Time: 4:09 AM

Top 40 Cities in Area Code 856

City Population
Newark 282,011
Jersey City 262,075
Vineland 93,239
Camden 73,562
Bridgeton 33,379
Princeton 31,187
Glassboro 20,288
Pleasantville 20,149
Collingswood 13,884
Red Bank 11,966
Haddonfield 11,317
Gloucester City 11,219
Woodbury 9,794
Marlton 9,672
Runnemede 8,300
Berlin 7,536
Paulsboro 5,854
Salem 5,235
Blackwood 4,929
Penns Grove 4,757
Woodstown 4,112
Merchantville 3,700
Mullica Hill 3,662
Swedesboro 2,568
Laurel Springs 1,866
Elmer 1,308
Cedarville 1,101
Oddball Codes N/A
Pennsville N/A
Philadelphia N/A
Moorestown-burlingto N/A
Williamstown -glouce N/A
Millville -cumberlan N/A
Cinnaminson N/A
Cherry Hill N/A
Mantua N/A
Riverside Burlington N/A
Franklinville N/A
Landisville N/A
Mauricetown N/A

Top 11 Counties in Area Code 856

County Population
Montgomery 1,043,530
Essex 795,404
Hudson 670,046
Monmouth 621,659
Camden 506,738
Burlington 445,702
Mercer 367,922
Gloucester 291,165
Atlantic 266,105
Cumberland 151,906
Salem 62,990

Age Distribution

Median age: 38.64

Median age in Area Code 856 is 38.64 years. 12.18% of residents are aged 0-9. 13.01% of residents are aged 10-19. The percentage of residents in their twenties is 13.40. 13.30 % are in their thirties, 12.83% in their fourties, 13.65 % in their fifties, and 11.19 % in their sixties. 6.46 % of residents are in their seventies and 3.96 % are eighty and over.

Demographics

51.34% are female
48.66% are male

48.66% of residents in Area Code 856 are male and 51.34% are female. 45.33% of residents are married and 11.97% are divorced. 36.75% have never been married. 5.93% are widowed. The average size of resident families is 3.24.

Household Income

Median household income: 80,254.79
56.37% have two income earners
36.94% of households earn $100,000+

Median household income in Area Code 856 is $80,254.79 with 56.37% of families having two income earners. 36.94% of households earn at least $100,000. 3.06% of households have an income under $5,000, 2.85% from $5,000-$10,000, 4.17% from $10,000-$15,000, 3.83% from $15,000-$20,000, 4.00% from $20,000-$25,000, 7.53% from $25,000-$35,000, 9.93% from $35,000-$50,000, 15.40% from $50,000-$75,000, 12.27% from $75,000-$100,000, 16.92% from $100,000-$150,000 and 20.02% over $150,000. The median income of individuals is $38,436.84.

Home Ownership and Rents

Median home value: $260,397.35
Median rent: $1,254.59
Rent burden: 35.04%

64.54% of households in Area Code 856 own (rather than rent) their residence. The median value of those homes is $260,397.35. The median rent paid by renters is $1,254.59 or 35.04% of the median renter's household income.

Education

43.04% have a Science and Engineering degree

11.01% of residents in Area Code 856 have less than a high school education. 29.68% have a high school diploma but no more. 25.12% of residents have some college but no more. 20.47% have a bachelor's degree (or equivalent) but no more. 13.71% have a graduate degree. 43.04% have a Bachelor's degree or higher in a Science and Engineering (or related) field.

Employment

29.44 minutes of commute time

65.23% of residents in Area Code 856 16 and older are in the labor force. 6.25% of residents are unemployed. The median commute time of resident workers in Area Code 856 is 29.44 minutes.

Races

16.21% report being Hispanic

65.55% of residents in Area Code 856 report their race as White. 17.96% report their race as Black or African American. 6.04% report their race as Asian. 0.31% report their race as American Indian and Alaska Native. 0.02% report their race as Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander. 5.65% report their race as Some other race. 4.45% report their race as Two or more races. 16.21% report being Hispanic. Note: Hispanic is considered to be an ethnicity and not a race.

Other Statistics

12.35% report a disability
4.65% speak limited English
6.58% have no health insurance
5.33% are veterans

12.35% of residents in Area Code 856 report a disability. 4.65% of residents only speak limited English. 6.58% of residents report not having health insurance. 5.33% of residents are veterans.

Prefixes in Area Code 856

Prefix City
(856) 200- Camden
(856) 201-
(856) 202- Camden
(856) 203- Red Bank
(856) 204- Newark
(856) 205- Vineland
(856) 206- Camden
(856) 207- Camden
(856) 208- Camden
(856) 209- Camden
(856) 210- Camden
(856) 211-
(856) 212- Camden
(856) 213- Camden
(856) 214- Camden
(856) 215-
(856) 216- Haddonfield
(856) 217- Camden
(856) 218- Glassboro
(856) 219- Camden
(856) 220- Camden
(856) 221- Camden
(856) 222- Moorestown-burlingto
(856) 223- Mullica Hill
(856) 224- Paulsboro
(856) 225- Camden
(856) 226- Camden
(856) 227- Blackwood
(856) 228- Blackwood
(856) 229- Camden
(856) 230- Camden
(856) 231- Moorestown-burlingto
(856) 232- Blackwood
(856) 233- Collingswood
(856) 234- Moorestown-burlingto
(856) 235- Moorestown-burlingto
(856) 236- Camden
(856) 237- Camden
(856) 238- Camden
(856) 239- Camden
(856) 240- Camden
(856) 241- Swedesboro
(856) 242- Camden
(856) 243- Pennsville
(856) 244- Camden
(856) 245- Camden
(856) 246- Camden
(856) 247- Camden
(856) 248- Camden
(856) 249- Camden
(856) 250- Camden
(856) 251- Woodbury
(856) 252- Moorestown-burlingto
(856) 253- Camden
(856) 254- Camden
(856) 255- Camden
(856) 256- Glassboro
(856) 257- Camden
(856) 258- Camden
(856) 259- Laurel Springs
(856) 260-
(856) 261- Camden
(856) 262- Williamstown -glouce
(856) 263- Camden
(856) 264- Camden
(856) 265- Camden
(856) 266- Camden
(856) 267- Princeton
(856) 268- Laurel Springs
(856) 269- Camden
(856) 270- Camden
(856) 271- Marlton
(856) 272- Camden
(856) 273- Moorestown-burlingto
(856) 274- Camden
(856) 275- Camden
(856) 276- Camden
(856) 277- Camden
(856) 278- Camden
(856) 279- Camden
(856) 280-
(856) 281- Camden
(856) 282- Princeton
(856) 283- Princeton
(856) 284- Camden
(856) 285- Camden
(856) 286- Pennsville
(856) 287- Camden
(856) 288- Camden
(856) 289- Camden
(856) 290- Pennsville
(856) 291- Camden
(856) 292- Camden
(856) 293- Millville -cumberlan
(856) 294- Camden
(856) 295- Camden
(856) 296- Camden
(856) 297- Camden
(856) 298- Camden
(856) 299- Penns Grove
(856) 300- Camden
(856) 301- Camden
(856) 302- Camden
(856) 303- Cinnaminson
(856) 304- Camden
(856) 305- Camden
(856) 306- Pennsville
(856) 307- Glassboro
(856) 308- Camden
(856) 309- Laurel Springs
(856) 310- Haddonfield
(856) 311-
(856) 312- Runnemede
(856) 313- Camden
(856) 314- Pennsville
(856) 315- Princeton
(856) 316- Camden
(856) 317- Merchantville
(856) 318- Camden
(856) 319- Princeton
(856) 320- Camden
(856) 321- Cherry Hill
(856) 322- Camden
(856) 323- Camden
(856) 324- Camden
(856) 325- Camden
(856) 326- Camden
(856) 327- Millville -cumberlan
(856) 328- Camden
(856) 329- Camden
(856) 330- Princeton
(856) 331- Camden
(856) 332- Camden
(856) 333- Camden
(856) 334- Camden
(856) 335- Camden
(856) 336- Camden
(856) 337- Collingswood
(856) 338- Camden
(856) 339- Salem
(856) 340- Princeton
(856) 341- Camden
(856) 342- Camden
(856) 343- Camden
(856) 344- Camden
(856) 345- Camden
(856) 346- Laurel Springs
(856) 347- Princeton
(856) 348- Pennsville
(856) 349- Camden
(856) 350- Camden
(856) 351- Penns Grove
(856) 352- Camden
(856) 353- Camden
(856) 354- Haddonfield
(856) 355- Camden
(856) 356- Camden
(856) 357- Camden
(856) 358- Elmer
(856) 359- Camden
(856) 360- Camden
(856) 361- Camden
(856) 362- Princeton
(856) 363- Camden
(856) 364- Camden
(856) 365- Camden
(856) 366- Camden
(856) 367- Camden
(856) 368- Camden
(856) 369- Camden
(856) 370- Pleasantville
(856) 371- Camden
(856) 372- Camden
(856) 373- Camden
(856) 374- Blackwood
(856) 375- Camden
(856) 376- Princeton
(856) 377- Camden
(856) 378- Camden
(856) 379- Camden
(856) 380- Camden
(856) 381- Princeton
(856) 382- Camden
(856) 383- Camden
(856) 384- Woodbury
(856) 385- Princeton
(856) 388- Camden
(856) 389- Camden
(856) 390- Laurel Springs
(856) 391- Camden
(856) 392- Camden
(856) 393- Princeton
(856) 394- Camden
(856) 395- Laurel Springs
(856) 396- Marlton
(856) 397- Camden
(856) 398- Camden
(856) 399- Laurel Springs
(856) 400- Camden
(856) 401- Blackwood
(856) 402- Camden
(856) 403- Camden
(856) 404- Camden
(856) 405- Vineland
(856) 406- Camden
(856) 407- Jersey City
(856) 408- Camden
(856) 409- Camden
(856) 410- Camden
(856) 411-
(856) 412- Princeton
(856) 413- Pennsville
(856) 414- Cherry Hill
(856) 415- Mantua
(856) 417- Princeton
(856) 418- Laurel Springs
(856) 419- Camden
(856) 420- Camden
(856) 421- Camden
(856) 422- Camden
(856) 423- Paulsboro
(856) 424- Marlton
(856) 425- Camden
(856) 426- Camden
(856) 427- Haddonfield
(856) 428- Haddonfield
(856) 429- Haddonfield
(856) 430- Camden
(856) 431- Camden
(856) 432- Princeton
(856) 433- Camden
(856) 434- Camden
(856) 435- Laurel Springs
(856) 436- Laurel Springs
(856) 437- Camden
(856) 438- Camden
(856) 439- Moorestown-burlingto
(856) 440- Camden
(856) 441- Laurel Springs
(856) 442- Glassboro
(856) 443- Camden
(856) 444- Camden
(856) 445- Camden
(856) 446- Camden
(856) 447- Cedarville
(856) 448- Camden
(856) 449- Camden
(856) 450- Camden
(856) 451- Bridgeton
(856) 452- Princeton
(856) 453- Bridgeton
(856) 454- Camden
(856) 455- Bridgeton
(856) 456- Gloucester City
(856) 457- Princeton
(856) 458- Camden
(856) 459- Bridgeton
(856) 460- Camden
(856) 461- Riverside Burlington
(856) 462- Camden
(856) 463- Blackwood
(856) 464- Mantua
(856) 465- Camden
(856) 466- Camden
(856) 467- Swedesboro
(856) 468- Mantua
(856) 469- Camden
(856) 470- Camden
(856) 471- Pennsville
(856) 472- Camden
(856) 473- Camden
(856) 474- Camden
(856) 475- Camden
(856) 477- Camden
(856) 478- Mullica Hill
(856) 479- Camden
(856) 480- Camden
(856) 481- Camden
(856) 482- Cherry Hill
(856) 483- Camden
(856) 484- Camden
(856) 485- Camden
(856) 486- Merchantville
(856) 487- Camden
(856) 488- Merchantville
(856) 489- Marlton
(856) 490- Camden
(856) 491- Princeton
(856) 492- Camden
(856) 493- Camden
(856) 494- Camden
(856) 495- Camden
(856) 496- Camden
(856) 497- Camden
(856) 498- Camden
(856) 499- Camden
(856) 500- Camden
(856) 501- Camden
(856) 502- Camden
(856) 503- Camden
(856) 504- Princeton
(856) 505- Camden
(856) 506- Camden
(856) 507- Vineland
(856) 508- Camden
(856) 509- Camden
(856) 510- Camden
(856) 511-
(856) 512- Princeton
(856) 513- Camden
(856) 514- Camden
(856) 515- Camden
(856) 516- Camden
(856) 517- Camden
(856) 518- Camden
(856) 519- Camden
(856) 520- Camden
(856) 521- Camden
(856) 522- Camden
(856) 523- Laurel Springs
(856) 524- Camden
(856) 527- Camden
(856) 528- Princeton
(856) 529- Camden
(856) 530- Camden
(856) 531- Camden
(856) 532- Camden
(856) 533- Camden
(856) 534- Camden
(856) 535- Camden
(856) 536- Laurel Springs
(856) 537- Camden
(856) 539- Camden
(856) 540- Pennsville
(856) 541- Camden
(856) 542- Camden
(856) 543- Camden
(856) 544- Camden
(856) 545- Laurel Springs
(856) 546- Haddonfield
(856) 547- Haddonfield
(856) 549- Camden
(856) 550-
(856) 551-
(856) 552- Camden
(856) 553- Camden
(856) 554- Camden
(856) 555- Camden
(856) 556- Camden
(856) 557- Camden
(856) 558- Camden
(856) 559- Camden
(856) 562- Camden
(856) 563- Vineland
(856) 564- Camden
(856) 565- Camden
(856) 566- Laurel Springs
(856) 567- Camden
(856) 568- Camden
(856) 571- Camden
(856) 573- Haddonfield
(856) 574- Camden
(856) 575- Bridgeton
(856) 576- Pennsville
(856) 577- Camden
(856) 579- Camden
(856) 580- Camden
(856) 581- Princeton
(856) 582- Glassboro
(856) 583- Camden
(856) 586- Camden
(856) 588- Camden
(856) 589- Glassboro
(856) 590- Camden
(856) 595- Camden
(856) 596- Marlton
(856) 599- Camden
(856) 600- Camden
(856) 602- Camden
(856) 603- Camden
(856) 605- Camden
(856) 607- Camden
(856) 608- Moorestown-burlingto
(856) 609-
(856) 610- Camden
(856) 611-
(856) 612- Camden
(856) 613- Camden
(856) 614- Camden
(856) 616- Haddonfield
(856) 617- Camden
(856) 619- Collingswood
(856) 622- Camden
(856) 623- Camden
(856) 624- Camden
(856) 625- Camden
(856) 626- Camden
(856) 627- Laurel Springs
(856) 628- Camden
(856) 629- Williamstown -glouce
(856) 630- Camden
(856) 631- Camden
(856) 632- Camden
(856) 633- Camden
(856) 635- Camden
(856) 636- Camden
(856) 637- Camden
(856) 638- Moorestown-burlingto
(856) 639- Camden
(856) 641- Pennsville
(856) 642- Moorestown-burlingto
(856) 644- Camden
(856) 649- Camden
(856) 650- Camden
(856) 651- Laurel Springs
(856) 652- Camden
(856) 654- Camden
(856) 655- Camden
(856) 656- Camden
(856) 658- Camden
(856) 661- Merchantville
(856) 662- Merchantville
(856) 663- Merchantville
(856) 665- Merchantville
(856) 666- Camden
(856) 667- Cherry Hill
(856) 668- Camden
(856) 669- Camden
(856) 671- Camden
(856) 672- Haddonfield
(856) 673- Camden
(856) 674- Camden
(856) 675- Camden
(856) 676- Camden
(856) 677- Camden
(856) 678- Pennsville
(856) 679- Camden
(856) 681- Camden
(856) 683- Camden
(856) 684- Camden
(856) 685- Camden
(856) 686- Woodbury
(856) 687- Camden
(856) 688- Camden
(856) 689- Princeton
(856) 690- Vineland
(856) 691- Vineland
(856) 692- Vineland
(856) 693- Camden
(856) 694- Franklinville
(856) 696- Vineland
(856) 697- Landisville
(856) 699- Camden
(856) 700-
(856) 701- Camden
(856) 702- Camden
(856) 703- Camden
(856) 705- Camden
(856) 711-
(856) 712- Camden
(856) 715- Camden
(856) 716- Camden
(856) 717-
(856) 718- Camden
(856) 719- Berlin
(856) 720- Camden
(856) 722- Moorestown-burlingto
(856) 723- Camden
(856) 724- Camden
(856) 725- Camden
(856) 726- Philadelphia
(856) 727- Moorestown-burlingto
(856) 728- Williamstown -glouce
(856) 729- Camden
(856) 732-
(856) 733- Camden
(856) 735- Camden
(856) 738- Camden
(856) 739- Camden
(856) 740- Williamstown -glouce
(856) 741- Camden
(856) 742- Gloucester City
(856) 745- Camden
(856) 746- Camden
(856) 751- Marlton
(856) 752- Camden
(856) 753- Berlin
(856) 754- Camden
(856) 755- Cherry Hill
(856) 756- Camden
(856) 757- Camden
(856) 758- Camden
(856) 759- Princeton
(856) 761- Camden
(856) 762- Camden
(856) 764- Riverside Burlington
(856) 765- Millville -cumberlan
(856) 766- Camden
(856) 767- Berlin
(856) 768- Berlin
(856) 769- Woodstown
(856) 770- Laurel Springs
(856) 772- Laurel Springs
(856) 773- Camden
(856) 776- Camden
(856) 777- Camden
(856) 778- Moorestown-burlingto
(856) 779- Cherry Hill
(856) 780- Camden
(856) 782- Laurel Springs
(856) 783- Laurel Springs
(856) 784- Laurel Springs
(856) 785- Mauricetown
(856) 786- Cinnaminson
(856) 787- Moorestown-burlingto
(856) 788- Camden
(856) 789- Camden
(856) 792- Camden
(856) 793- Camden
(856) 794- Vineland
(856) 795- Haddonfield
(856) 796- Camden
(856) 797- Marlton
(856) 799- Camden
(856) 800- Camden
(856) 802- Moorestown-burlingto
(856) 803- Camden
(856) 804- Camden
(856) 805- Camden
(856) 807- Camden
(856) 809- Berlin
(856) 810- Marlton
(856) 811-
(856) 812- Camden
(856) 813- Camden
(856) 816- Camden
(856) 817- Pennsville
(856) 818- Princeton
(856) 821- Camden
(856) 822- Camden
(856) 823- Camden
(856) 824- Riverside Burlington
(856) 825- Millville -cumberlan
(856) 827- Princeton
(856) 829- Cinnaminson
(856) 830- Camden
(856) 831- Camden
(856) 832- Camden
(856) 833- Collingswood
(856) 834- Camden
(856) 837- Laurel Springs
(856) 838- Camden
(856) 839- Camden
(856) 840- Moorestown-burlingto
(856) 842- Camden
(856) 843- Haddonfield
(856) 845- Woodbury
(856) 846- Camden
(856) 848- Woodbury
(856) 850- Camden
(856) 851- Pennsville
(856) 853- Woodbury
(856) 854- Collingswood
(856) 855- Camden
(856) 856-
(856) 857- Haddonfield
(856) 858- Collingswood
(856) 861- Camden
(856) 862-
(856) 863- Glassboro
(856) 864- Camden
(856) 865- Camden
(856) 866- Moorestown-burlingto
(856) 869- Collingswood
(856) 870- Camden
(856) 872- Princeton
(856) 873- Princeton
(856) 874- Marlton
(856) 875- Williamstown -glouce
(856) 878- Salem
(856) 879- Camden
(856) 880- Camden
(856) 881- Glassboro
(856) 882- Camden
(856) 883- Camden
(856) 885- Princeton
(856) 886- Camden
(856) 887- Camden
(856) 888- Camden
(856) 889- Camden
(856) 890- Camden
(856) 895- Camden
(856) 896- Camden
(856) 898- Camden
(856) 899- Camden
(856) 900- Camden
(856) 901- Camden
(856) 903- Camden
(856) 904- Camden
(856) 905- Camden
(856) 906- Camden
(856) 908-
(856) 910- Merchantville
(856) 911-
(856) 912- Camden
(856) 914- Moorestown-burlingto
(856) 916- Collingswood
(856) 917- Moorestown-burlingto
(856) 922- Camden
(856) 924- Camden
(856) 925- Camden
(856) 930- Camden
(856) 931- Gloucester City
(856) 933- Gloucester City
(856) 934- Camden
(856) 935- Salem
(856) 938- Pennsville
(856) 939- Runnemede
(856) 942- Camden
(856) 946- Camden
(856) 950-
(856) 952- Camden
(856) 955- Camden
(856) 956- Camden
(856) 957- Pennsville
(856) 958-
(856) 959-
(856) 961- Pennsville
(856) 962- Collingswood
(856) 963- Camden
(856) 964- Camden
(856) 966- Camden
(856) 968- Camden
(856) 969- Camden
(856) 973-
(856) 974- Princeton
(856) 975- Princeton
(856) 976- Oddball Codes
(856) 977- Camden
(856) 979- Camden
(856) 981- Camden
(856) 982- Camden
(856) 983- Marlton
(856) 985- Marlton
(856) 986- Camden
(856) 988- Marlton
(856) 990-
(856) 993- Camden
(856) 994- Camden
(856) 996- Pennsville
(856) 997- Camden
(856) 998- Camden
(856) 999-